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returning to the bay area today. as the first of two storm systems is now making its way through the bay this week. with this storm comes high winds which could knock over trees ... and there is also the possibility of thunderstorms later in the week. (ken) taking a live look at our network of traffic cams tonight. this is what the commute home looks like right now. pooling of rain on roadways expected to be one of the major nuisances this week.... potentially incresing some commute times this week. (ken)thank you for joining us, i'm ken wayne. (pam) and i'm pam moore.chief meteorologist lawrence karnow is here now with more on this week's wet weather. lawrence karnow: another storm moved into the bay area with rain and wind. rain will move south and turn to showers. lows will be in the 50s. on the radar you can see the rain with some pockets of heavier showers. the rain is turning to snow in the sierra with more snow to come. winter storm warnings are going up on tuesday with more heavy snow forecast for the sierra. on the satellite you can see the storm coming through now but another area of low pressure off the coast will bring more
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rain through thursday.it will be partly cloudy tomorrow with a slight chance of a few showers. highs will be in the 60s. more rain will return tuesday night and into wednesday with showers lingering into thursday. dry and warmer weather is forecast for this weekend. (pam) don't forget --- you can track the forget --- you don't (pam) this weekend.forecast for weather is and warmer thursday. dry lingering into with showers lingering into thursday. dry and warmer weather is forecast for this weekend.
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(pam) don't forget --- you can track the forecast in your neighborhood anytime --- on the kron-4 mobile app. download it today for interactive radar ... and interactive radar ... and push alerts on weather events around the bay area. (ken) along the russian river, flood cleanup continues as this next storm arrives. crews have been criss- crossing the area picking up huge loads of debris from people's curbsides. kron 4's dan kerman has more on the cleanup efforts from guernville tonight. cubside cleanup has been going on for sometime, but the amount of flood debris, both hazardous and not is overwhelming. crews are crisscrossing the russian river area for one final week, to clean things upsot rose
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dwelley / forestville resident :12here in forest hills road, many homes remain yellow tagged.. and if that's not bad enough residents are warning outsiders not to dump their trash here... they have a enough to deal with.in guerneville, many businesses have reopend and are ready for locals and tourists.. but some like the woods, the 3 r and timberline and 4th street remain closedsot larry boeger/mgr, timberline restaurant :39but there is some good news for flood victims... the small business administration is now offering low interest loans to qualifying businesses and residents in the flood zone sotstandup dan kerman/guerne ville 117132/std (pam) developing news tonight. pending a judge's approval.... the wife of an east bay school principal... will soon be facing murder charges. 45-year-old paul shatswell died 132/stdville 117kerman/guerne standup dan sotstandup dan kerman/guerneville 117132/std
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developing news tonight. pending a judge's approval.... the wife of an east bay school principal... will soon be facing murder charges. 45-year-old paul shatswell died yesterday.. after being shot in the head at his home last weekend. he had been on life support ever since the shooting. shatswell was a principal at pittsburg adult education center. right now, his wife, 39- year-old maria vides, is charged with attempted murder. tonight, prosecutors are moving to amend the charge to murder. vides is being held on 2-million dollars bail at the contra costa sheriff's office jail in martinez. she is scheduled to be arraigned on the new charge this friday.
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(ken) walnut creek police are still looking for the gunman who shot a man in walnut creek just before 10 o clock last night. it happened on mount diablo blvd and locust street -- across the street from century theaters. the victim suffered a gunshot wound to the back... but was able to walk into kaiser's walnut creek medical center. his injuries are non life threatening. police say there are few witnesses... and that the shooting remains under investigation. (pam) in san francisco.. a woman's body was found this morning along the beach at fort funston... in the same spot, where a 22-year-old female was buried under a landslide a month ago. kron 4's charles clifford has details. around 8 monday morning the body of a female was found along the beach here at ft. funston. the remains were found about a mile north of where i'm standing here at the main parking lot of ft funston. now, the body has not yet been identified but the remains were found in the same spot where a month ago on feb. 22nd, 22 year old kyra sunshine scarlet was killed when a cliff collapsed and buried her under sand. she was walking along the beach at the time with another woman and a dog. the other woman and the dog were partially buried but survived.the san
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francisco police department, the fire department, medical examiner were here. ft funston is actually park service property so the us park police were here as well. they are actually the lead on this investigation into who this woman was.in san francisco, charles clifford kron 4 news. michael michael avenatti has made a name for himself as the attorney for stormy daniels -- the former adult film actress who claims she had an affair with president trump. now avenatti is finding himself on a different side of the law -- as a defendant. grant lodes joins us now in the studio with details. (grant) today in new york... fderal authorities arrested michael avenatti. the manhattan u-s attorney's
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office also announced extortion charges against avenatti. u-s prosecutors say he attempted to get 20 million dollars from nike by threatening to expose damaging information about the company. according to the criminal complaint, avenatti met with an attorney for nike last week and threatened to release damaging information about the company if nike didn't make millions in payment to avenatti and an un-named co- conspirator. but according to c-n-n sources... the co-conspirator is california-based attorney mark geragos.... who has represented celebrities like colin kaepernick and more recently jussie smollett. geragos has not been charged with a crime. avenatti also allegedly demanded that nike pay $1.5 million to an individual he claimed to represent.just today... about an hour before he was arrested...avenatti tweeted that he'd be holding a news conference tomorrow to disclose details about a scandal involving nike.... saying it involved people at the highest levels of the company... and college
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exonerated" and that he will "never stop fighting the good fight" against powerful people and corporations. he was released today after appearing in court.... on 300-thousand dollars bond. (ken) tonight robert mueller's investigation may be over, but the debate about mueller's findings continues to spark outrage on capitol hill. our capitol bureau reporter mark meredith is in washington with more. trt: 1:11out: in washington, i'm mark meredith. nat: " "it lasted a long time. we're glad it's over."president trump was still venting monday...over robert mueller's investigation. "we can never let this happen to another president again."the justice department reported to congress that mueller found no evidence the trump campaign conspired with russia in 2016. iowa republicas senator chuck grassley says it's time to move on..."for 2 years we
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spent 41 million dollars, there was no collusionbut some congressional democrats say not so fast.they say the special counsel did not completely exonerate the president...and they want to see mueller's full report for themselves...""we need to get the mueller report.""until we get the follow report released and until we get all of the information that surrounds that, i don't think we should be jumping to any conclusions." but vice president mike pence says he's certain mueller's report will reassure voters.... "this was a total vindication of the president and our campaign"attorney general william barr is promising to release as much of the report as he can.in washington, i'm mark meredith. (pam) (pam) republicans are not only celebrating the release of the mueller report .... they say, they are going to use its findings to their advantage.. in the 2020 election. we'll explain. (ken) you might know someone who's left the bay area because of the high cost of living. maybe you've thought of it yourself. some new numbers on how many of us are ready to leave. (pam) a new t-v streaming service... and a credit card. we'll show you what apple
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unveiled at its cupertino headquarters today. headquarters today. yoooh, hello yellow! at ross and you find... yes! that's yes for less. spring forward with the latest brand-name styles at 20 to 60 percent off department store prices. at ross. yes for less.
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and you find the same style you knoyou saw there... ross ...here? that's yes for less. yes! say yes to those spring trends you love, at 20 to 60 percent off specialty store prices, every day. at ross. yes for less. one billion-plus strong into a future of our own design, all connected through apple!!!(ken) the biggest name in silicon valley in an alliance with one of the country's best know celebrities.apple, making its bid today to become the biggest name in television,
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video games, online news and even credit cards. kron four's vicki liviakis shows us how the tech giant is pivoting.... from being a company that sells i-phones and macbooks ... to a company providing services of all kinds. "today we are excitedto extend the services even further, makign them even more entertaining, more useful, and more informative." one after another they rolled out ... apple news plus, a paid subscription service with content from sources ranging from national geographic to the wall street journal."300 magazines across all interest groups"(music)then came apple's new credit card ... made of titatium and connected to your apple pay account, with cash=back rewards,your apple card is more secure than others. it has no card number, no cvv no expiration date no signature.and maybe its biggest selling point ... it won't track your purchases and sell the information to advertisers.(music)apple also going head to head against microsoft, nintendo and sony with subscription=only access to more than 100 new video games ... that can be played offline aswell as online.and
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we call it apple arcadeapple ceo tim cook unveiled the most ambitious project last.we love tv!hollywood a=listers ranging from steven speilberg to reese witherspoon, jennifer anniston and steve carell outlined the programmingdozens of offerings from oprah winfrey, brian grazer, warriors star kevin durant and a host of others. cnet's ian sherr calls that a whole new ball game.that puts them starting to compete with netflix and hulu /// all of these streaming services that people are moving to in droves." (pam) droves." droves."moving to in droves." (pam) apple announced a lot of new
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products and services today... much of it was expected... some of it was not.(ken) joining us now to break the event down... reed albergotti... consumer electronics reporter for the washington post.
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let's take a look outside right now... chief meteorologist lawrence karnow joins us now with the four zone forecast. lawrence karnow: another storm moved into the bay area with rain and wind. rain will move south and turn to showers. lows will be in the 50s. on the radar you can see the rain with some pockets of heavier showers. the rain is turning to snow in the sierra with more snow to come. winter storm warnings are going up on tuesday with more heavy snow forecast for the sierra. on the satellite you can see the storm coming through now but another area of low pressure off the coast will bring more
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rain through thursday.it will be partly cloudy tomorrow with a slight chance of a few showers. highs will be in the 60s. more rain will return tuesday night and into wednesday with showers lingering into thursday. dry and warmer weather is forecast for this weekend. (ken)coming up tonight at 6:45...we continue our celebration of women's history month with dolly parton... as she celebrates 60 years in the music industry. (pam) almost half of bay area residents say, they are thinking about leaving thinking about industry.music years in the this weekend.forecast for weather is and warmer weather is forecast for this weend.
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(ken)coming up tonight at 6:45...we continue our celebration of women's history month with dolly parton... as she celebrates 60 years in the music industry. (pam) almost half of bay area residents say, they are thinking about leaving because it costs too much to live here. but on the other hand... they are willing to pay more for some big fixes.
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even if no one in your home smokes, secondhand smoke can be closer than you think. secondhand smoke from a neighbor's apartment can enter your home through air vents, through light fixtures and even through cracks in the walls and the floors. secondhand smoke is toxic. especially to children. protect your family. visit tobaccofreeca.com. tto harrison, the wine tcollection.. grace, you get the beach house, just don't leave the lights on, okay? to mateo, my favorite chair. to chris, the family recipes. to craig, this rock.
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to jamie, well, let's just say, enjoy the ride. the redwoods to the redheads. the rainbows to the proud. the almonds to walter. the beaches to the bums. and the fog to, who else, karl. i leave these things to my heirs, all 39 million of you, on one condition. that you do everything in your power to preserve and protect them. with love, california. (2-shot/ken) more
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evidence tonight traffic and housing issues have more people pulling up stakes and leaving the bay area. (2-shot/pam) and as kron four's rob fladeboe reports now, there is also reason to believe.... that many people would be willing to pay higher taxes, if it would help to ease those issues. it turns out many of those "for sale" and "sale pendng" signs are part of a disturbbng
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trend. while a growing number of people are leaving the bay area to escape the high cost of living here, even more are considering it. according a new survey by the silcon valley leadership group and bay area news group, 44- percent said they were thinking about leaving says leadership group c.e.o. carl guardino.carl guardino/silicon valley leadership group ".....and we drilled down with an even deeper question, are you actually packing up and leaving this year in 2019 and a startling 6 out of a hundred people said yes, ia am leaving this year...."less surprising is the finding that 83-percent of those polled said housing is thebay area's biggest problem, while 76-percent pointed to the ever-worsening traffic that plagues the region. but asked whether they would support a new taxes to tackle those problems, traffic wins out over housing by a marginof 71-percent to 43 percent. again, carl guardino. carl guardino/silicon valley leadership group ".....we askedwould you support something as high as a 1 percent sales tax for transportation improvements and 71 percent said yes, if it's going to build a world-class integrated transit system that actually met my needs while also improving the crumbling nature of our roads, i wold support that even if it
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means taxing myself because i am being taxed way too much in the time i lose in traffic...." as for a tax to fix housing, the survey found more renters than homeowners in favor while the strong support for a traffic fix tax reflects something everybody feels. willthey see something on the ballot any time soon?carl guardino/silcon valley leadership groupin san jose rob fladeboe kron4news 6:30... the cost of clean energy may pale in comparison to the costs associated with fossil fuels. details on the new report that claims, millions of lives now hang in the balance.
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(lawrence)and i'm tracking your weeknight forcast... that's just ahead.
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(pam) president trump today saying .... he welcomes the release of the full mueller report. the "cliffsnotes" version that has been released so

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